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MPM Plastics Grows Business and Expands Capabilities

Midwest Precision Molding (MPM Plastics) has been a leading provider for plastic injection molding for over 40 years. On January 1st, 2021 Midwest Precision Molding was formed by combining Tri-Tec Corp and Plasti-coil, two longstanding plastic manufacturers. The company specializes in gear molding, insert molding, and bobbin molding, they are a true custom molder and […]

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Making Medical Device Designs with Silicone Elastomer | Sodick and Friends Webinar

    June 02, 2021 @ 1 PM CST   Making Medical Device Designs with Silicone Elastomer Finely tuned formulations are nowhere more important than in healthcare & medical device applications. From ease of processability in manufacturing to enhanced comfort when in contact with the human body, Momentive silicones can meet the demands of the healthcare […]

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The Importance of Quality Tooling, Technology and Collaboration in Injection Molding | Sodick and Friends Webinar

    April 7 2021 @ 1 PM CST   The Importance of Quality Tooling, Technology and Collaboration in Injection Molding The team from Teamvantage, Custom Mold & Design and Paradigme Engineering will be discussing the importance of having quality designed and built tooling and its impact on the manufacturing process. Key considerations in the overall […]

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Process Sensors: PSC-400 IMMS IR camera turn-key Injection Mold Monitoring System | Sodick and Friends Webinar

    FEBRUARY 24 2021 @ 1 PM CST   Process Sensors: PSC-400 IMMS IR camera turn-key Injection Mold Monitoring System The presentation will start off with a basic introduction and components of the PSC-400 IMMS system. We will first focus on the thermal imaging camera and its functionality. It will then go on to […]

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LCP for Injection Molding Applications

Liquid Crystal Polymers, ideal for thin walled components Miniaturization has been a common theme in manufacturing over the years.  As many products become smaller, the technologies and parts that build those products must become smaller and manufacturers must adapt to this trend.  Thin wall designs have been a challenge to injection molders in the past, […]

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Making the Right Elastomer Choice: Silicone or TPE? | Sodick and Friends Webinar

    FEBRUARY 10 2021 @ 1 PM CST   Making the Right Elastomer Choice: Silicone or TPE? Entrepreneurs, product designers, and engineers will all encounter an “elastomer crossroads” at some point in time in their career. While silicone and thermoplastic elastomers exhibit similar properties at room temperature and can be sourced similarly on a […]

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